Canadian Mining Journal



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    AWARD: Acoustic Zoom wins #DisruptMining 2018

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp announced on  Monday that Acoustic Zoom is the winner of the #DisruptMining 2018 contest. Acoustic’s entry was an ultra-high frequency 3D drill hole seismic imaging tool. The company earned the opportunity to negotiate a $1 million

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    SURVEY: Mineral exploration spending in B.C. up 20% after years of inertia

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The mineral and coal exploration industry in British Columbia grew last year for the first time since 2012. This was the encouraging result from the second annual British Columbia Mineral and Coal Exploration survey. The survey was conducted

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    GOLD: Watson speeds Goldcorp’s exploration program forward

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Last spring Goldcorp and IBM Canada began a collaboration applying IBM’s Watson Explorer technology to mineral exploration in Canada for the first time. Goldcorp’s exploration team was spending 80% of their time handling volumes of paper files, 140

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    ZINC-LEAD: Final 2017 Tulks South results from Canadian Zinc

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Vancouver-based Canadian Zinc Corp. has received the final results from the 2017 drilling program at its Tulks South zinc-lead project in the central part of the province. The program included 14 holes and 4,961 metres. Drilling extended the

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    GOLD: Anaconda confirms high grades at Argyle

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto says recent drilling confirms the presence of high grade zones at its Argyle deposit, part of the Point Rousse gold project near Baie Verte. The best results were 4.85 g/t gold over 8.5 metres

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    Canstar, Adventus and Altius to consolidate Buchans camp

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Last year, Osisko Metals (TSX: OM) acquired more than 50,000 hectares in the historic Bathurst Mining Camp of New Brunswick with the objective of developing a multi-deposit asset base focused on zinc that would feed a central concentrator. “On the back of

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    GOLD: Wallbridge dewatering Fenelon ahead of bulk sampling

    February 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wallbridge Mining Company of Toronto has begun dewatering both the existing open pit and the underground mine at the Fenelon project 75 km west of Matagami. The company has chosen an underground contractor to take a 35,000-tonne bulk

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko outlines 50,000-metre program at Pine Point

    February 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – New owner Osisko Metals of Montreal is planning a 50,000-metre drilling program for its Pine Point zinc-lead property. Three rigs have been mobilized to the site, and the company plans to pay for the work from its

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    GOLD: Barrick outlines long term plans for growth

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold is spreading the word about how its long term investments will drive  shareholder value. The company says its plans are sustainable and have much upside potential. The timing of the release comes as Barrick is close

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    GOLD: Atlantic reports drill results at Fifteen Mile Stream, Cochrane Hill

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Atlantic Gold Corp. of Vancouver has completed the third phase of  resource expansion at Fifteen Mile Stream, and has also received the first assay results from Cochrane Hill. Both deposits are within trucking distance to the new

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    GOLD: Barkerville cuts 24 g/t over 6.6 metres at Shaft zone

    February 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Toronto has released additional drilling results from the 2017 phase two Island Mountain program in the Cariboo division, and they are promising. The company is delineating the Shaft zone with seven rigs. Highlights

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    GOLD: Rubicon releases remaining 2017 drill results

    February 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Rubicon Minerals Corp. of Toronto has released the remainder of the 2017 drilling results from the Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake district. Of particular interest was the area below the historic McFinley gold deposit, what Rubicon